Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for ACCA qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 159 144 153
Rank change year-on-year -15 +9 +6
Contract jobs citing ACCA 13 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.33% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.66% 1.49% 2.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 22
Berkshire median daily rate £463 £413 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% -15.38% +50.00%
10th Percentile £291 £301 £304
90th Percentile £518 £453 £523
South East median daily rate £463 £413 £488
% change year-on-year +12.12% -15.38% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 - -
South East median hourly rate £26.00 - -

ACCA is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Berkshire
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 781 872 1,262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 19.91% 22.53% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 383 620
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.82% +6.25% +0.63%
10th Percentile £218 £237 £255
90th Percentile £563 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 68 56
Berkshire median hourly rate £27.00 £13.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% +8.00% -48.18%
10th Percentile £12.08 £12.00 £9.22
90th Percentile £45.88 £42.25 £26.50
South East median hourly rate £34.50 £20.25 £24.28
% change year-on-year +70.37% -16.60% +0.66%

ACCA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing ACCA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for ACCA in Berkshire

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ACCA in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for ACCA in Berkshire

ACCA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing ACCA in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for ACCA in Berkshire

ACCA
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for ACCA in Berkshire

ACCA
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ACCA within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell - 3 £510 -
Newbury - 3 - -
Wokingham - 2 £280 - 1
Reading - 1 £305 -
ACCA
South East

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing ACCA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for ACCA.

1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 12 (92.31%) CIMA
3 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
5 3 (23.08%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Master's Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (15.38%) Critical Thinking
6 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
6 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (15.38%) Project Management
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) SQL
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (15.38%) SAP
6 2 (15.38%) MBA
6 2 (15.38%) HFM
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
7 1 (7.69%) Management Information System

ACCA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (15.38%) HFM
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (7.69%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (7.69%) NetSuite
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (7.69%) Essbase
2 1 (7.69%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (7.69%) QlikView
General
1 13 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Financial Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Project Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Business Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Financial Controller
5 1 (7.69%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) QlikView Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Report Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.69%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Change Management
3 2 (15.38%) Critical Thinking
3 2 (15.38%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Process Improvement
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
4 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) CIMA
2 7 (53.85%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Master's Degree
4 2 (15.38%) MBA
5 1 (7.69%) CIPFA
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
1 1 (7.69%) IFRS
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) CA
3 1 (7.69%) Capita
3 1 (7.69%) CODA
3 1 (7.69%) Cognos
3 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle